Association Services, an Associa
company, is pleased to announce vice president Gregory Smith, CMCA, AMS,
PCAM was appointed to serve as chair of the Association of Professional
Community Managers (APCM) Board of Directors for the Community
Associations Institute (CAI).
"This is a tremendous achievement and we are very proud of Greg," said
Colorado Association Services President and CEO John Cox. "His
commitment to continuing education and professional advancement is a
great asset to both CAS and the communities we manage."
As vice president for Colorado Association Services, Smith is
responsible for managing all operations for the Colorado Springs and
Southern Colorado areas. In addition, Smith is focused on ensuring
client retention and growth and is also involved in all aspects of
education of board members, homeowners and staff.
Smith is a native of Southern California. After graduating with his
Bachelor of Arts from The Master's College in Santa Clarita in 2000, he
began working in the industry in 2002 as an onsite manager. After
managing associations for seven years, Smith moved to Colorado in 2010
to work for Associa.
He has earned his CMCA, AMS and PCAM certifications through the CAI and
has been active in CAI as a committee and board member for nearly ten
years. Smith upholds CAS' dedication to education by teaching and
training - but also uses his opportunities to guide and motivate, acting
as a mentor to the staff.
APCM Board members give input on policy matters to CAI's Board of
Trustees, elect manager members for seats on CAI's Board of Trustees and
make recommendations to the Nominating Committee regarding at-large
seats on CAI's Board of Trustees. The group also makes recommendations
on education curriculum, designations and best practices, while
providing other input and recommendations as requested by the CAI Staff.
Members shall serve two year terms and may not serve more than six years
Colorado Association Services provides community association management
and developer services to the Colorado Front Range. Since 1992, its sole
focus has been to deliver performance that enriches communities and
enhances the lives of the people it serves. For more information, please
or find them on Facebook by visiting www.Facebook.com/AssociaColorado.
Building successful communities for more than 30 years, Associa is North
America's largest community association management firm and serves its
clients with local knowledge, national resources and comprehensive
expertise. Based in Dallas, Associa and its 8,000 employees operate more
than 150 branch offices in the United States, Mexico and Canada. To
learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares,
go to www.associaonline.com
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Andrew S. Fortin, 214-716-3818